Football hero Johnny Unitas makes a strong impression on the collectibles market, with this statue and autograph lot of (4). Known as the "Golden Arm", the Baltimore Colts legendary quarterback made a lasting impression on pro football, with back-to-back NFL championships in 1958 and 1959, while also setting a multitude of passing records during his storied career. This impressive offering pays the late, great "Johnny U" proper respect, grouping a handsome selection of shelf-sized icons, with a certified autograph.
Signed index card ("8-9") with "Best Wishes" salutation, PSA/DNA (Authentic);
1958-1962 Hartland statue, the helmet and pants are toned to a dark cream shade with decent gloss, and minor traces of soiling and wear are noted, while the overall paint and gold facsimile signature on the front of the base are bold, leading to an (EX+) rating;
1966 Aurora model set with Unitas, blocker, and rusher in a display case, model kit shows only minor wear, rating as (EX-MT+), and the display case is in excellent condition;
c.1990s Danbury Mint ceramic statue with gold facsimile signature and brass nameplate on the wood base (NM-MT+) with a like-new appearance.